Contempt of court

This is a discussion on Contempt of court within the Criminal Law & Criminal Procedure forums, part of the Legal Questions & Answers Forum category; can someone please explain this to me. my ex did not follow the child support orders from the court. he has criminal contempt charges for not following the orders. There ...

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    Contempt of court

    can someone please explain this to me. my ex did not follow the child support orders from the court. he has criminal contempt charges for not following the orders. There is significant proof against him..How is this criminal contempt?


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    Criminal contempt is when an individual willfully violates a specific order.
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